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Together we hove up the rope till the anchor I came in sight with the sturgeon line caught across one of the flukes.
The speck of a boat grew larger and larger, till we could see Big Alec and his partner, with a turn of the sturgeon line around a cleat, resting from their labor to laugh at us.
He hauled in forty or fifty feet with a young sturgeon still fast in a tangle of barbless hooks, slashed that much of the line free with his knife, and tossed it into the cockpit beside the prisoners.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon was accused of being "unable to accept defeat" in a heated exchange with Good Morning Britain host Piers Morgan over a no-deal Brexit.
For 20 consecutive years a Boy Scout troop from Harrison, Michigan, has spent one weekend a year volunteering to guard lake sturgeon from illegal harvest during the fish species annual spawning run.
A BRIDE was given the surprise of her life on her wedding day when First Minister Nicola Sturgeon popped up on a video message.
-- Sturgeon were America's vanishing dinosaurs, armor-plated beasts that crowded the nation's rivers until mankind's craving for caviar pushed them to the edge of extinction.
More than 20,000 three month old fish from the critically endangered species of Russian sturgeon took their way from Belene through the Danube delta to the Black Sea, the organization said.
NICOLA Sturgeon has suggested she would still push for a second independence referendum even if the UK remained in the European Union.
This Court first encountered John Sturgeon's lawsuit three Terms ago.
Vanessa Sturgeon, who co-founded Sturgeon Development Partners' opportunity zone fund, said the plan is to have flexibility as to when properties are sold off.
Only a fifth of voters back Nicola Sturgeon's plan for a second independence referendum within two years, a new poll has found.
Nicola Sturgeon has referred herself to an independent ministerial ethics body after bowing to intense pressure to allow an investigation into her actions in the Alex Salmond sexual harassment case.
A controlling interest in the Uzbek leasing company Alliance Leasing has been acquired by the UK-based hedge fund Sturgeon Central Asia Balanced Fund Ltd., the press service of the Toshkent Republican Stock Exchange, where the deal took place, told Trend.
Due to these reasons, almost all species of sturgeon, which are of great importance due to the black caviar, now considered as "a symbol of luxury and high status" worldwide, are categorized by the IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) in the red list of threatened animals as CR (critically endangered): species facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild (Anonymous, 2018a).